Iraq condemns Turkish women

According to Rudaw, Baghdad court on Monday sentenced six Turkish women to death and a seventh to life in prison for membership of the Islamic State jihadist group, a judicial source said. The source told AFP that the women, all accompanied by small children in the court, had surrendered to Kurdish Peshmerga fighters after having […]

Pressure on Iraqi justice system

According to Arab News, Turkey has increased diplomatic efforts to release citizens held in Iraq after 16 Turkish women linked to Daesh were sentenced to death. Iraq is holding a series of trials of foreign fighters linked to Daesh, including women who joined the group after it launched a devastating takeover of the north of […]